NC NAACP Leader Nearly Arrested Before News Conference
NC NAACP leader nearly arrested before news conference
RALEIGH, North Carolina (WTVD) —
The president of the North Carolina NAACP was threatened with arrest Wednesday at the General Assembly just moments before he was scheduled to hold a news conference.Because of the bitter cold, the NAACP tried to move the news conference inside to the rotunda in the third-floor viewing area.
The chief of the General Assembly’s police force followed NC NAACP President the Rev. William Barber to the third floor and warned him the entire way that he would be arrested if he tried to hold a news conference without a permit.Stay on top of …